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Taking a Knee, or Taking a Stand

Many column inches have been breathlessly written on the anthem controversy since President Trump’s comments last week during a stump speech in Alabama. And while many have made good points regarding freedom of speech and a right to protest there is something missing from much of the analysis. 1 210 ord igjen

How to lose your job in under two minutes.

A big pet peeve of mine is misdirected focus. In fact, I think a big reason as to why this world is so imperfect is because people incorrectly identify the root of an issue. 1 069 ord igjen

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First Sale, First Blood

This was going to be a Facebook post linking to this Politifact article, but I decided to move it here due to the length. 752 ord igjen

Trolly’s Hot Topic - AgeID for Porn

Today, there is such a divide on the topic of porn. There are ‘free speech warriors’ who equate any restriction to the use of porn as taking away their guns. 1 511 ord igjen


The Right to Give the Finger

Does the right to free speech include the right to make an obscene gesture at a state trooper? I guess we’ll find out once Mark May’s lawsuit goes to court. 474 ord igjen

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Penn faculty and students brutally attack law professor for her conservative op-ed; Dean asks her to take a leave of absence

Today’s Wall Street Journal contains another tale of university censorship, in this case involving Amy Wax, the Mundlein Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School in Philadelphia. 1 872 ord igjen

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Where to Draw the Line on Peaceful Assemblies

“The First Amendment is not without limits” -Jerry Falwell. This view of the first amendment is an accurate one. Individuals seem to believe that the first amendment protects all speech, all assemblies, and every action where one voices their own opinion. 633 ord igjen

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